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Toowong (Brisbane General) Cemetery 140th Anniversary

Event Information

  • 24 Jul 2011 9:30am - 2:30pm
  • Toowong Cemetery, Frederick Street
  • Toowong
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: Free

Toowong Cemetery will be commemorating its 140th birthday with an open day of walks, talks, geneaology and local history displays.

  • Re-enactment of the military funeral cortege of Governor Samuel Wensley Blackall commencing at 10:00am
  • Peter Jackson Memorial Restoration unveilling commencing at 2:00pm
  • Live entertainment
  • Local and Family History stalls
  • Raffles
  • Food and drinks

Parking onsite.

Toowong Cemetery Main entry CLOSED, entry via Richer Street, Toowong.

Bus: BCC Route 470

Train: Toowong Station 20 minutes walk

All enquiries: 0417 404 960